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ESL Teacher (English as a Second Language Teacher) Salary

How much does a ESL Teacher (English as a Second Language Teacher) make in the United States?
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Salary Data for ESL Teacher (English as a Second Language Teacher)

$39,060 (USD)/yr

$19 (USD)/hr

$633 (USD)/yr

$38,634 (USD)/yr

$19 (USD)/hr

$633 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Teach students basic academic, social, and other formative skills in public or private schools at the elementary level. Substitute teachers are included in "Teachers and Instructors, All Other" (25-3099). Excludes "Special Education Teachers" (25-2050).
The average esl teacher (english as a second language teacher) salary in United States is $39,060 or an equivalent hourly rate of $19. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $633. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$29,444 (USD)

$47,048 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$45,281 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for ESL Teacher (English as a Second Language Teacher) will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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